July 17, 1903-July 26, 1993
Funeral services for Odell Forrester, 90, of West Jefferson, NC, were held July 29, 1993 at Ashelawn Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Johnny Goodman officiated with burial following in the Lewis Cemetery in the Buffalo Community.
He was born in Mountain City, TN to Roy and Polly Sluder Forrester and passed away are Grandview Residential Care #1.
He is survived by daughters: Margie Williams of Enoree, SC; Inez Ola Shivery of Chesapeake City, MD; Leona Husfelt of Vernon, FL; Frances Ardnia Wilkens of Vernon, FL; Virginia Seats of Christiana, PA; Barbara Lindsey of Oxford, PA; and Patricia Pennington of West Jefferson; sons, Dail Forrester of Lincolnton and Carl Forrester of Elkton, MD; a brother, Denver Forrester of Davenport, FL. Also surviving are 51 grandchildren and one great, great grandchild.
(from the Jefferson Post, West Jefferson, NC, Tuesday, August 3, 1993)
Obituary obtained for me from Mr. Dallas Lassen, West Jefferson, NC